Lesson Plans
Journalism 2nd Q 07.08 Lesson Plans
Week: 11/05/2007 Instructor: Shannon Helgeson Academics
Where are we on writing? Who has what out? What is our quality like? Are we getting better?

WWG school newspaper demographics: what are they? Who's reading? What are they reading?

What do we like to read in the school newspaper?
Look at and discuss old issues of Little Paper on the Prairie
What's there? Content? How is it layed out? Number of photos and content?

How do we want our paper to look?

Using LCD, Mrs. S will model the process of layout.
Ongoing discussion: how do we want our paper to look?
Layout practice: using a handout as guide students will practice laying out page 1 and 2 of our newspaper.
Continue layout practice.
One final copy for handing in.